Wednesday, 13 March 2013

The Greatest Ever Moment In British History

By its very existence, Hadrian's Wall caused a military sub-culture to evolve in Europe, ramifications from which remain embedded in the armed services, and further afield, to this day. Contemporary records were made on board smeared with wax and scratched with a wooden stylus. From them the word underpants made its way into the Latin-based languages.

- Rodney Legg, Romans In Britain

4 comments:

  1. You're right. It doesn't get any better than this.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Thanks WB. I'm glad you share my reverence for this auspicious moment.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Replies
    1. Yes. It's a closely kept secret. But this is why they added Great to Britain.

      Delete

Pages

Morlock Oil

Morlock Oil
A new collection of stories available now . Click on image for details.

The Quest Of Great Celtic Mystery

The Quest Of Great Celtic Mystery
New Chapbook Available (email rockinahill@gmail.com for details)

Furrow

Furrow
Bunchgrass Press

Essential guides for the journey...